As thousands of cyclists celebrated Bike to Work Day, transit officials considered several proposals Thursday to better accommodate the growing number of Bay Area Rapid Transit riders who have made biking part of their commute.
A new survey of BART passengers released Monday shows a wider acceptance of allowing bicycles on the transit agency’s trains.
A week-long pilot program allowing bicycles on all trains on BART began Monday, the second test of expanding bicycle access to BART this year.
A San Francisco judge ruled Thursday that a bicyclist accused of killing a pedestrian in a Castro District crosswalk should stand trial for felony vehicular manslaughter rather than lesser charges sought by the defense.
While the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency is set to launch a bicycle sharing program in downtown, Supervisor Scott Weiner wants the program available throughout the city.
Bicycle thefts have risen to epidemic levels in much of the Bay Area. With thefts on the rise, cyclists are banding together to get their rides back.
Supervisor Eric Mar said he wants a thorough study of the problem and a hearing to develop ways to stop it from continuing to happen.
The bicyclist who died Saturday after crashing into a rock near Fremont was an engineer at Cisco Systems, the networking equipment company based in San Jose.
Police in Redwood City are continuing to investigate a fatal crash that killed a 14-year-old girl who was bicycling to school Monday, as a memorial to the teen grows.
For more and more commuters, bicycling is the answer to soaring gas prices. San Francisco has seen a 71% spike in cycling in the last 5 years.